- Native American
- 20 Cherokee 'Dinosaur' Gourd seeds, Lagenaria siceraria
20 Cherokee 'Dinosaur' Gourd seeds, Lagenaria siceraria
(aka Maranka, Swan gourd) Traditionally used to decorate Cherokee sweat lodges. Solid green gourds have curved necks and distinctive ridges, perfect for gourd-craft swans, but with strange dinosaur like skin. Total length of 18-24" with an 8" bowl.
Best when grown on a trellis. 125 days. Summer annual.